Pashto Literature

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Pashtun Nationalism - Culture - Pashto Literature and Poetry
... Main article Pashto literature and poetry The majority of Pashtuns use Pashto as their native tongue, believed to belong to the Indo-Iranian language family, and is ... It is written in the Pashto-Arabic script and is divided into two main dialects, the southern "Pashto" and the northern "Pukhto" ... Pashto may have ancient legacy of borrowing vocabulary from neighbouring languages including such as Persian and Vedic Sanskrit ...
Pashto Media - Pashto Literature and Poetry
... Pashto is not only the name of a language, but it comprises all traditions, norms and values of the Pashtun people ... The history of Pashto language comprises thousands of years ... believed among the Pashtuns that the earliest written Pashto poems were written in the 8th century CE by Amir Kror Suri of Ghor, Afghanistan ...

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